Membership Committee


The Membership Committee is responsible to communicate with, provide information to, and advocate on behalf of the members of the Texas City Management Association (TCMA). This mission shall be accomplished through:

  • The development and distribution of newsletters, articles, social media bulletins and other forms of communication,       including the Management Messenger
  • The management and upkeep of the TCMA online membership directory
  • The development and implementation of outreach/education programs with elected officials, ICMA, and media
  • The interpretation of TCMA policies, when requested
  • Provide recommendations to the Board for its professional award programs and scholarships
  • Other tasks that support and serve the members of TCMA
  • Update Salary Survey


Minutes are available following approval.

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Chair- Cliff Keheley, City Manager, Mesquite
Vice Chair- Emily Barron, Assistant City Manager, Pflugerville

Committee Region Representatives
Region 1      Brandon Stripe, Assistant City Manager, Borger
Region 2      Jeff Davis, City Manager, Brownfield
Region 3      Jerry Flemming, City Manager, Iowa Park
Region 4      Cliff Keheley, City Manager, Mesquite
Region 5      Leslie Black, City Manager, Whitehouse
Region 6      Austin Bleess, City Manager, Jersey Village
Region 7      Ashley Wayman, City Administrator, Rollingwood
Region 8      Carole Vanzant, Assistant City Manager, Fair Oaks Ranch
Region 9      Mike Etienne, Assistant City Manager, Victoria
Region 10    John Milford, Graduate Professional Practitioner Lecturer, University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley

Additional Committee Members
Deval Allums, Senior Account Executive, Ameresco, Inc.
Gerardo Barrera, City Administrator, Bunker Hill Village
Victor Brownlees, Assistant City Manager, Pearland
Brian Butscher, Director of Public Works, Sugar Land
Sylvia Carrillo, City Manager, Bastrop
Kristin Gilbert, Town Administrator, Cross Roads
MaryAnn Hagenbucher, Assistant City Manager, Longview
Scott Huizenga, City Manager, Fair Oaks Ranch
Jeffery Jenkins, Deputy City Manager, Taylor
Britt Lusk, City Manager, Pilot Point
Winema Martinez, Management Analyst, Mesquite
Jessica Rogers, Assistant City Manager, Tomball
Kimberly Silas, Accountant, Azle
Courtney Sladek, City Manager, El Campo